Coimbatore BJP Leader Apprehended In Attack On Christian Prayer Hall: Cops
A case has been signed up against Pastor Vinod Kumar as well for permitting the scenario to flare up.
Images from the Coimbatore Prayer Hall revealed broken chairs and window panes.(NDTV)Chennai: 4 individuals, consisting of a regional BJP leader, have actually been detained in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore after a Christian prayer hall was vandalised and at least one individual was injured on Saturday, the cops stated. They have blamed the attack on a group of BJP supporters.The prayer satisfy organisers, nevertheless, have actually stated 3 people were hurt at the pre-Christmas event.Nandkumar, a regional BJP leader and three others-all homeowners of location-have actually been arrested over the occurrence, the authorities said.”BJP workers tossed chairs asking the group to stop the program when they were dispersing assistance to regional individuals,” a police officer told NDTV. The Coimbatore district administration had earlier directed around 30 such prayer halls to be shut following objections from BJP and Hindu outfits
(NDTV)A case has been registered against the Pastor Vinod Kumar as well for allowing the situation to flare. He belongs to the New Life Prophetic Charitable Trust that runs
the prayer hall.The cops state the BJP had actually challenged the prayer hall following which the regional Tahsildar had bought its closure.” In spite of that order, organisers conducted the celebrations
today,”the officer added.The Coimbatore district administration had actually previously directed around 30 such prayer halls to be closed down following objections from BJP and Hindu attires who complained about” sound and disturbance”throughout
prayers. The Madras High Court has actually stayed the order in five cases.”We’ve guaranteed prayers are not disrupted in these halls following the court order,”the law enforcement officer in Coimbatore stated.